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Rising Senior Presents at George W. Bush Presidential Library

Rising senior Rachel Parkey, BA '17, never imagined how laborious and tedious a task it would be sifting through presidential archives for her internship with the George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum. She estimates she spent half her semester inside the presidential library researching for her project.

5 Ways to Prepare for Your Big Interview

Newly minted college graduates are beginning their job hunts; undergrads have already gone home for the summer and are now searching for the perfect summer internship or part-time work. This can only mean one thing--it's interview season!

Meet the Class of 2020: Legacy Student Carries on the Tradition

Annie Irlbeck, incoming member of the Class of 2020, and her sister Mary were both born in Rome and lived on the Eugene Constantin Campus (affectionately known by many UDers as Due Santi) until she was a year old. Both of her parents worked on the Rome campus; both, as well as four of her aunts and uncles, are UD alumni.

New UD Alumni Become Next Generation of Leaders

Droves of students, parents and families arrived at UD over the weekend to celebrate and participate in this year's 57th annual commencement ceremony. Commencement was a cool surprise to most, too, compared to Texas' typically already blisteringly hot May mornings.

UD Announces Certificate in Pastoral Ministry Program

The University of Dallas’ Ann and Joe O. Neuhoff School of Ministry announced that it will begin offering a certificate program in pastoral ministry in cooperation with the Catholic Diocese of Dallas. The program will provide theological education for adult volunteers who serve in parishes, schools and other Catholic organizations.

2016 Convocation

To celebrate the last four years of hard work, commitment and tear-jerking all-night study sessions, the Class of 2016 gathered for the 2016 Convocation ceremony on Thursday, May 5. Students received departmental awards and shared post-graduation plans.

Best Bets: Events to Anticipate, 5/7-5/13/16

Some of you have Saturday finals, and we're sorry about that. But for those who don't, or who need a break once they're over, there's a plethora of events happening over the weekend. Everything from the Spring Student Art Show to the Satish & Yasmin Gupta College of Business 2016 Commencement. Now, if your schedule's a little lonely, have no fear, because there's plenty to do at UD before the summer officially begins.

SB Hall Awarded Commercial Construction Project of the Year

Perched at one of the highest points on campus, UD's newest academic building, SB Hall, home of the the Satish & Yasmin Gupta College of Business, was awarded the Commercial Construction Project of the Year by the Irving Chamber of Commerce.

UD Announces New Name for School of Ministry

UD announced today a new name for the School of Ministry: the Ann and Joe O. Neuhoff School of Ministry. Joe O. Neuhoff was an early member of the university’s Board of Trustees, and he and his wife, Ann, helped strengthen and sustain the Catholic mission of the university beginning shortly after the time of its founding in 1956.

Student Finds a Voice Among 500 Teens

Does standing alone in front of 500 teens sound daunting? Grappling with such an audience as well as with "mind-blowing theological concepts," as University of Dallas senior Matt Zelinsky describes them, is just a day in the life for Zelinsky.

Physics Chair Sally Hicks Named Piper Professor

The Minnie Stevens Piper Foundation has named UD's own Sally Hicks, Ph.D, chair and professor of physics, as one of this year's Piper Professors. Hicks has worked at the university since 1989.